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185418

ROSA PARKS Bus Seat Fame is Awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom 1996 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373306492293

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Sept. 10, 1996  * Rosa Parks - Civil Rights activist * Awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom Page 12 has a somewhat inconspicuous report headed: "Clinton Presents Highest Honor, Medal of Freedom, to 11 People" who include Rosa Parks, about whom the article mentions: "...Two of the  recipients were not at the ceremony. The President said Rosa Parks, whose refusal to give up her seat on a Montgomery, Ala., bus helped spark the civil rights movement, was delayed...". The complete issue with 100 pages. Great condition.

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Ends November 30, 2020 07:29

$65.00
185417

CAIRO CONFERENCE Winston Churchill & FDR World War II Japan 1943 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392996731878

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, Extra, December 2, 1943  * Cairo Conference in Egypt  * Franklin D. Roosevelt - Winston Churchill  * World War II - WWII The front page has a nice headline: "JAPAN'S FATE SET; Allies Pledge to Strip the Empire" with subheads and related photo. (see) Unfortunately there is a small pink library label which covers the lower half of the letter "F" in the headline. (see) Still nice for display. First report coverage on the Cairo Conference in Egypt in which Japan was the main topic. Complete with all 24 pages, light toning at the margins, small binding holes and a little wear along the spine, the mentioned library label, otherwise nice.

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Ends November 30, 2020 07:29

$58.00
185416

McNAMARA BROTHERS Los Angeles Times Building Bombing SENTENCING 1911 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392996731315

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EVENING TRIBUNE, San Diego, Dec, 1, 1911 * Los Angeles Times bombing * James & John McNamara The front page has a nice banner headline: "M'NAMARA PLEADS GUILTY TO MURDER" with subheads. (see) Surprisingly this issue is in good condition being from the "wood pulp" era. Very hard to find issues that are not totally fragile from this era in paper. Complete with 12 pages, irregular along the spine, small library stamp within the masthead, generally nice.

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Ends November 30, 2020 07:28

$47.00
185415

CREATION OF THE UNIVERSE Albert Einstein Theory of Relativity 1939 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373306491041

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DETROIT FREE PRESS, March 14, 1939 * Physicist Albert Einstein * Creation of the Universe * Theory of Relativity The front page has a two column heading: "Einstein Finds Law Solving Great Mystery of Universe" with smaller subheads. (see) Complete with all 22 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, small library stamp within masthead, generally nice.

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Ends November 30, 2020 07:27

$52.00
185414

ALBERT EINSTEIN Gives Grim Warning on HYDROGEN BOMB Life on Earth 1950 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373306490885

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., February 13, 1950 * Albert Einstein speaks out * Hydrogen bomb warning * Annihilation of life on earth Near the bottom of the front page is a two column heading : "Einstein Fears H-Bomb Might Cause Annihilation For Any Life On Earth through Poisoning Of Atmosphere". (see) Complete with all 14 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally very nice.

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Ends November 30, 2020 07:26

$58.00
185413

John RINGLING BROTHERS CIRCUS Buys Out Traveling Circuses Shows 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373306490621

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, September 10, 1929  * John Ringling expands his empire * Ringling Brothers Circus * Buys "American Circus Corporation" The top of page 4 has a one column heading: "RINGLING BUYS FIVE CIRCUSES; MAKES HIM CZAR" with subhead and small photo of Ringling. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 58 pages, rag edition in great condition. wikipedia notes: In 1929, John Ringling bought the American Circus Corporation, which consisted of the Sells-Floto Circus, the Hagenbeck-Wallace Circus, the John Robinson Circus, the Sparks Circus, Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, and the Al G. Barnes Circus from its owners, Jerry Mugivan, Bert Bowers, and Ed Ballard, for $1.7 million. Wi... See More  

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Ends November 30, 2020 07:26

$42.00
185412

Serial Killer TED BUNDY Florida State Sorority ATTACK Murders 1978 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392996728507

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Jan. 16, 1978 * Ted Bundy - American serial killer * Women - young girls rapist - murderer * Florida State University sorority house attack The top of page 5 has a one column heading: "2 Florida Coeds Strangled in Bed, 3 Others Beaten" with related photo. (see) Of course it was not known at the of this report that the killer was Ted Bundy. I expect this to be an extremely rare item because their was really no reason to save it at the time. Complete 1st section only with 22 pages, nice condition. wikipedia notes: In the early hours of January 15, 1978—one week after his arrival in Tallahassee—Bundy entered FSU's Chi Omega sorority house through a rear door with a faulty locking mechanism. Beginni... See More  

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Ends November 30, 2020 07:25

$117.00
185411

NIKOLA TESLA Father of Radio Helicopter-Plane Machine Patent 1928 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373304977092

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, February 22, 1928 * Nikola Tesla's helicopter-plane patent * Father of Radio Physics & more Page 18 has a one column headings: "TESLA GETS PATENTS ON HELICOPTER-PLANE" "Wireless Experimenter Says His Invention Is Ideal for Air Flivver" (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 44 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, generally in good condition.

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Ends November 29, 2020 13:48

$52.00
185410

MIKE TYSON vs Michael Spinks World Heavyweight BOXING Title Fight 1988 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392995949230

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, June 28, 1988 * Mike Tyson vs. Michael Spinks * Heavyweight boxing title fight * "once and for all" knockout * Boardwalk Hall - Atlantic City The top of the front page has a three column photo showing Mike Tyson knocking out Michael Spink with brief text. The front page of the sport's section has a banner headline: "Tyson Does a Minute-and-a-Half Waltz" with subheads and related photo. (see) First report coverage continues inside this section with 2 related photos. Seventy+ pages, great condition.

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Ends November 29, 2020 13:47

$68.00
185409

MOUNT TAYLOR Grants New Mexico AIRPLANE Airliner Crash Disaster 1929 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373304975213

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, Sept. 9, 1929 * Airplane crash disaster * "the City of San Francisco" * Mount Taylor Stratovolcano * Near Grants, New Mexico The front page has a nice banner headline: "FIND ALL DEAD IN AIR LINER" with subheads. (see) Nice for display. Related photo (sketchy) is on the back page. Complete with all 40 pages, rag edition in great condition. wikipedia notes: In September of 1929, the Transcontinental Air Transport Ford 5-AT-B Tri-Motor City of San Francisco struck Mount Taylor during a thunderstorm while on a scheduled passenger flight from Albuquerque Airport in Albuquerque, New Mexico, to Los Angeles, California, killing all eight people on board.

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Ends November 29, 2020 13:46

$40.00
185408

The End of AL "SCARFACE" CAPONE To Plead Guilty for TAX EVASION 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392995947625

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass., June 16, 1931 * Al "Scarface" Capone - gangster - mob boss * The beginning of the end of his criminal career The front page has a one column heading: "Report Capone Will Enter Guilty Plea" with subhead. (see) Capone would plead guilty for tax evasion on this day. Complete with all 14 pages, light toning at the margins, a few small binding holes along the spine, generally very nice.

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Ends November 29, 2020 13:46

$40.00
185407

BERT WILLIAMS Vaudeville Era Broadway Black Comedian DEATH 1922 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373304973604

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO DAILY TRIBUNE, March 6, 1922 * Bert Williams death * Vaudeville era comedian The top of page 11 has a one column heading: "BERT WILLIAMS, KING OF COLORED COMEDIANS, DIES" with subheads and small photo of Williams. First report coverage on the death of Vaudeville comedian Bert Williams. Complete with all 26 pages, light toning and some wear at the margins, generally good.

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Ends November 29, 2020 13:45

$48.00
185406

Princess Future QUEEN ELIZABETH II of the United Kingdom PHOTOS 1947 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373304972590

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MAGAZINE SECTION only of the New York Times, April 20, 1947 * Princess Elizabeth turns 21 * Future Queen Elizabeth II * Cover photo & life in photos The front page of this section has a photo of the future Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom who turned 21 the day after this publication. Pages 12 & 13 has several photos of Princess Elizabeth from birth to the present. Various topics throughout. Complete magazine section only with all 80 pages, rag edition in nice condition.

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Ends November 29, 2020 13:45

$33.00
185405

COLD WAR ENDS Dissolution of the Soviet Union & Mikhail Gorbachev 1991 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373304970636

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, Dec. 26, 1991  * Dissolution of the Soviet Union * President Mikhail Gorbachev * End of the "Cold War" The ftpg. features a two line banner headline of a significant event: "Gorbachev Steps Down; 'Nuclear Button' to Yelstin; Red Flag Lowered" with subheads and three related photos. Much more inside, lengthy text. Complete 1st section only with all 40 pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 29, 2020 13:44

$67.00
185404

WARREN G. HARDING President in Office Death Funeral TRAIN STARTS 1923 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373304967636

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 4, 1923  * President Warren Harding death * Funeral train heads east from S.F. The front page has a nice banner headline: "TRAIN WITH HARDING'S BODY STARTS EAST; STATE FUNERAL IN WASHINGTON WEDNESDAY; COOLIDGE IN CAPITAL TO TAKE UP HIS DUTIES" with several subheads and 2 related photos. (see) Much more on the following pages. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 20 pages, light toning, irregular along the spine, generally good.

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Ends November 29, 2020 13:43

$48.00
185403

ALABAMA CRIMSON TIDE Wins Rose Bowl NCAA College Football vs. WSU 1931 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392995944808

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE BETHLEHEM GLOBE-TIMES, Penn., January 2, 1931 * Rose Bowl: Alabama Crimson Tide vs. Washington State Page 10 has a one column heading: "Alabama Adds Fame To South's Football" with subheads. (see) Complete with 26 pages, light toning, a few large binding slits along the spine, otherwise good.

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Ends November 29, 2020 13:43

$44.00
185402

HERMANN GOLLANCZ British Rabbi Jewish Leader Scholar Jews DEATH 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373304966054

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, October 16, 1930 * Hermann Gollancz death (1st report) * British Rabbi & Hebrew scholar Page 25 has a one column heading: "HERMANN GOLLANCZ, JEWISH LEADER, DIES" with subheads. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 52 pages, light toning at the margins, a little irregular along the spine, generally good. wikipedia notes: Sir Hermann Gollancz was a British rabbi and Hebrew scholar. Gollancz was the first Jew to earn a doctor of literature degree from London University and the first holder of the degree to be ordained as a rabbi. He was the first Brit... See More  

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Ends November 29, 2020 13:42

$42.00
185401

WORLD WAR II BEGINS Blitzkrieg NAZIS Attack Poland War Declared 1939 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392995941589

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, September 5, 1939  * Blitzkrieg starts * World War II WWII beginning * Germans invasion of Poland The front page features a few banner headlines with: "GERMAN ARMY DEEP IN POLAND" & "President Proclaims U. S. Neutrality" with various subheads. Nice for display. Thirty pages, small piece torn away at the upper right corner of te front page, some small binding holes along the spine, generally good.

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Ends November 29, 2020 13:40

$40.00
185400

ITALY ENTERS WWII Benito Mussolini Announcement World War II 1940 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373304959389

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: HERALD EXPRESS, Los Angeles, 2nd WAR EXTRA, June 10, 1940 * Italy enters World War II - WWII (1st report) * Benito Mussolini's announcement The front page has a nice banner headline above the masthead: "ITALY DECLARES WAR" with subhead. Nice for display. Complete 1st section only with pages 1 to 16, light toning and minor wear at the central fold and spine, generally good. wikipedia notes: On 10 June 1940, as the French government fled to Bordeaux before the German invasion, declaring Paris an open city, Mussolini felt the conflict would soon end and declared war on Britain and France. As he said to the Army's Chief-of-Staff, Marshal Badoglio:     I only need a few thousand dead so that I can sit at the peace ... See More  

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Ends November 29, 2020 13:39

$57.00
185399

ELI WHITNEY Cotton Gin Invention & Andrew Jackson INDIANS 1818 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392995940774

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NILES' WEEKLY REGISTER, Baltimore, Maryland, May 23, 1818  * Inventor Eli Whitney * Cotton Gin invention An extremely significant back page report is headed: "Labor Saving Machinery" includes: "There is now annually raised...with Mr. Whitney's machine, about one hundred millions of pounds of short staple cotton. To pick that quality by hand...before his invention would require the constant labor of 330,000 workers...". (see photos). Eli Whitney's invention of the cotton gin revolutionized the cotton industry. Before his invention farming cotton required hundreds of man-hours to separate the cottonseed from the raw cotton fibers. His machine could generate up to fifty pounds of cleaned cotton daily, making cotton produ... See More  

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Ends November 29, 2020 13:38

$52.00
185373

PHAR LAP DEATH Australian Racehorse Natural Causes ? Poison ? 1932 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373302955025

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, April 15, 1932 * re. Phar Lap's death * Natural causes determined ? * Australian racehorse The sport's section (page 26) has one column heading: "FINDS PHAR LAP DIED OF NATURAL CAUSES" with subhead. (see) I suspect this is one of the few publications to report this particular event as other titles in our inventory do not. Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 40 pages, light toning at the margins, minor spine wear, generally in very nice condition.

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Ends November 28, 2020 14:29

$42.00
185372

TED WILLIAMS Boston Red Sox Baseball LAST AT-BAT Home Run PHOTO 1960 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373302954877

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SALINA JOURNAL, Kansas, Sept. 29, 1960 * Ted Williams very last career at-bat * 521st & final home run hit photo * Boston Red Sox baseball legend The top of the front page has a three column photo showing Ted Williams belting out a home run in his very last career at-bat with small heading: "Farewell Blast". This was known at the time as: "Ted Williams bids adieu to Boston Fans with 521st home run" He actually has three away games left in the season but chose to sit out those games. Did he sit out because he wanted his last at-bat to be a home run ? Amazing this publication put this somewhat famous photo on the front page. I expect this to be an extremely rare item because their was really no reason to save it at t... See More  

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Ends November 28, 2020 14:28

$88.00
185371

SUPERMAN 1st Year Daily Comic Strip Joe Shuster 1939 McClure Newspaper Syndicate


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392994754545

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BOSTON EVENING TRANSCRIPT, October 17, 1939  * Superman B&W (comic strip) * 1st year of publication * Joe Siegel & Joe Shuster The feature is a first year printing of the "Superman" daily comic strip, which began in limited newspapers (through the McClure Newspaper Syndicate) on January 16, 1939.  A separate Sunday strip was added on November 5, 1939.  The daily strip had a story-line continuity which was separate from the weekly Sunday comic. These strips ran continuously until May 1966. In 1941, the McClure Syndicate had placed the strip in hundreds of newspapers. At its peak, the strip, featuring Superman, was in over 300 daily newspapers and 90 Sunday papers, with a readership of over 20 million. This "Superma... See More  

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Ends November 28, 2020 14:28

$40.00
185370

SINCLAIR LEWIS 1st American Writer WINS Nobel Prize in Literature 1930 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392994754244

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, November 6, 1930 * Sinclair Lewis - American novelist * Wins Nobel Prize in Literature * 1st American writer to achieve this The top of page 27 has one column headings that include: "NOBEL PRIZE GOES TO SINCLAIR LEWIS" "First American So Honored for Writings to Accept $46,350--Rejected Pulitzer Award" "Works Popular In Sweden" and more with photo of Lewis. (see) Complete with all 52 pages, rag edition, a few small binding slits along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 28, 2020 14:27

$44.00
185369

PHAR LAP Racehorse Racing Arrives in America for Agua Caliente 1932 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392994753951

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 16, 1932 * Phar Lap arrives in America * Thoroughbred horse racing The top of page 21 has a one column heading: "PHAR LAP ARRIVES FOR $50,000 RACE" with subheads. (see) Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete with all 34 pages, minor spine wear, nice condition.

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Ends November 28, 2020 14:27

$47.00
185368

CHICAGO CARDINALS (Arizona) Wins NFL Football Championship EAGLES 1947 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373302953269

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: KENTUCKY TIMES-STAR, December 29, 1947 * Chicago Cardinals (Arizona) vs. Philadelphia Eagles * NFL football championship title game Page 10 has a one column heading: "Chicago Cards Pro Football Champs for 1947 Season" (see) First report coverage on the NFL football championship game between the Chicago Cardinals and the Philadelphia Eagles. Complete with 26 pages, light toning and a little wear at the margins, small binding holes along the spine, generally good. wikipedia notes: The 1947 National Football League Championship game was the 15th annual championship game and was held December 28, 1947 at Comiskey Park in Chicago. The attendance was 30,759. The game featured the Western Division champion Chicago Cardi... See More  

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Ends November 28, 2020 14:27

$42.00
185367

Rare RED BLUFF CA Tehama County California Old West w/ Ads 1871 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392994752883

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE SENTINEL, Red Bluff, California, Dec. 30, 1871 * Rare Old west title This is from 5 years before the city would be incorporated. Located in Northern California, there is much news of the day both local & national. May advertisements as well. Complete in 4 pages, nice condition.

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Ends November 28, 2020 14:26

$37.00
185366

Best WALTER PAYTON Bears NFL Football Rushing RECORD Photo1984 Chicago Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392994750827

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: CHICAGO TRIBUNE, October 9, 1984 * Walter Payton * Chicago Bears * NFL football The bottom of the front page of the sport's section has a photo with text: "The Bears Walter Payton gets a congratulatory hug from Saints defensive back Russell Gary after Payton broke Jim Brown's NFL career rushing record Sunday". Payton broke Brown's record just two days earlier. And great to have in this famous Chicago publication, very rare as such. Forty-six pages, a clipping cut out on the back page of the 1st section (unrelated), otherwise nice..

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Ends November 28, 2020 14:23

$44.00
185365

SHOELESS JOE JACKSON Chicago Black Sox Reinstatement Denied 1934 NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392994749298

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, January 20, 1934 * Shoeless Joe Jackson * Chicago Black Sox fame * Judge Kenesaw Mountain Landis Page 18 has one column headings that include: "LANDIS RULES BAN ON JACKSON STAYS" "Formal Plea Is Denied" and more. (see) Complete with all 32 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margins, generally nice.

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Ends November 28, 2020 14:20

$40.00
185364

ATLANTIC CHARTER Winston Churchill & Franklin D. Roosevelt 1941 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373302947411

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, August 15, 1941. * Atlantic Charter issued (1st report) * Winston Churchill - World War II - WWII * President Franklin D. Roosevelt * INCOMPLETE ISSUE **** The front page has a headline: "FDR, Churchill Conferred on U. S. and British Warships" with subheads and photo. Incomplete issue containing pages 1-6 only, loose at the spine, light toning at the margins, nice for display as such.

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Ends November 28, 2020 14:20

$38.00
185363

HERSCHEL GRYNSZPAN Ernst vom Rath Shooting KRISTALLNACHT Prelude 1938 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373302947126

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK WORLD-TELEGRAM, November 8, 1938 * Herschel Grynszpan, Polish Jew assassin  * Ernst vom Rath assassination (still alive) * Prelude to Kristallnacht "Night of Broken Glass" The top of the front page has a one column heading: "Jew, 17, Shoots Reich Agent In Paris Office" with subhead. (see) First report coverage on the shooting of Ernst vom Rath by Herschel Grynszpan . He would die the following day. This was used as the excuse for the Nazi Kristallnacht (night of broken glass) the next few days. Complete with all 46 pages, light toning, a little spine wear, generally nice.

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Ends November 28, 2020 14:19

$44.00
185362

Runaway SLAVE Black Advertisement in Rare 1798 Philadelphia PA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373302945727

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENERAL AURORA ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, March 7, 1798 * Rare 18th century American title * Runaway Slave advertisement Eighteenth century American publications are somewhat scarce. The capital of the United States was in Philadelphia at this time while the District of Columbia was under construction. Contains news of the day with several advertisements including one on the back page for a runaway slave. (see) Four pages, untrimmed, tiny binding holes along the spine, very nice condition.

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Ends November 28, 2020 14:18

$38.00
185361

VIETNAM WAR Cease-Fire Accord Richard Nixon U.S. Involvement ENDS 1973 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373302945526

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, January 24, 1973 * Vietnam War cease-fire accord * United States involvement ends The front page has a nice banner headline: "NIXON ANNOUNCES 'PEACE WITH HONOR'; Cease-Fire Saturday; POWs to Be Released in 60 Days" with subheads and photo of Kissinger shaking hands with Le Duc Tho. (see) Much more on the following pages including two famous images (see), loads of text. Complete 1st section only with all 16 pages, minor margin wear, otherwise nice. Great for display.

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Ends November 28, 2020 14:18

$72.00
185360

Rare HIPPIES Hippys Berkeley California 60's Counter Culture 1969 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392994747019

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: BERKELEY BARB, California, July 18, 1969  * Rare hippies newspaper from the late 60's * Published about a month prior to Woodstock As Wikipedia notes, this was an underground newspaper that was published in Berkeley from 1965 to the early 1980s. It was one of the first and most influential of the counterculture newspapers of the late 1960s, covering such subjects as the anti-war and civil-rights movements as well as the social changes advocated by the youth culture. This was a very liberal newspaper from the "hippie" era. Tabloid size, 16 pages, good condition.

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Ends November 28, 2020 14:17

$58.00
185359

USS PUEBLO Incident Navy Ship Captured by No. Korean Forces 1968 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373302944972

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: LOS ANGELES TIMES, January 24, 1968  * USS Pueblo incident (1st report)  * No. Korea  The front page features reporting of the Pueblo Incident with a nice banner headline: "KOREA REDS SEIZE U.S. NAVY SHIP" with subhead, two related photos and map. Nice for display. Complete 1st section only with 24 pages, very minor wear, nice condition.

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Ends November 28, 2020 14:17

$72.00
185343

Rare BENJAMIN FRANKLIN American Revolutionary War Providence RI 1779 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373300793117

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE AMERICAN JOURNAL & GENERAL ADVERTISER, Providence, Rhode Island, Sept. 9, 1779  * Very rare American Revolutionary War publication * Lengthy letter from Benjamin Franklin A truly rare title from the Revolutionary War, as it lasted for less than 1 1/2 years from March, 1779 to August, 1781. The entire front page and a bit of the back page are taken up with a very lengthy: "Address To the Inhabitants of Ireland", signed in type at its conclusion: B. Franklin. Versailles, October 4, 1778. It begins: "The misery & distress which your ill-fated country has been so frequently exposed to & has so often experienced...has most sincerely affected your friends in America and has engaged the most serious attention of Congr... See More  

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Ends November 27, 2020 14:27

$965.00
185342

PRESIDENT JOHN ADAMS & USS Constitution 1st Year of Service Navy 1798 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373300791173

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: FEDERAL GAZETTE & BALTIMORE DAILY ADVERTISER, July 10, 1798  * President John Adams letters * USS Constitution - 1st year of service * Captain Samuel Nicholson Page 2 has a letter to the militia of Morris County, New Jersey, signed by the President: John Adams. Then an address from the legislature of New Hampshire to the President, with his reply signed; John Adams. Page 2 also has: "Frigate Constitution" noting: "...the frigate constitution, captain Nicholson, come to sail from her moorings off the long wharf...the beauty of her appearance on the water & the rapidity of her sailing is the subject of admiration & conversation by both foreigners & native citizens who are connoisseurs of naval excellence." Four pag... See More  

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Ends November 27, 2020 14:24

$57.00
185341

WILLAIMSBURG BRIDGE East River Brooklyn NYC Construction PHOTOS 1902 Magazine


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392993657323

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, New York, July 26, 1902  * Williamsburg Bridge construction * East River - Brooklyn - NYC The front page has: "Present Condition of the New East River Bridge", which contains a related article on an inside page. Other coverage includes: "Wrecked Schooner 'Caine'...", "The Militia and the Colt Automatic Gun", "The Tehuantepec Railroad vs. The Isthmian Canal", and more. The issue is complete in 16 pages, and is in average condition. The front page has a small non-archival mend to the lower right margin.

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Ends November 27, 2020 14:24

$24.00
185340

are TORY Pro British Revolutionary War 1778 Philadelphia Pennsylvania Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373300790512

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PENNSYLVANIA LEDGER OR THE PHILADELPHIA MARKET-DAY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, April 1, 1778  * Revolutionary War Tory original * Rare Pro British issue from America This was a strongly Tory (supportive of the British cause) newspaper which began in 1775 and closed shop in May of 1778 when the British evacuated Philadelphia. The front page includes an Act relating to detaining persons charged with, or suspected of, the crimes of high treason or piracy committed in the colonies of America. The balance of the front page is taken up with ads, including one for the sale of "A likely Negro man named Tom..." with some details. Page two has various reports from London, including various items relating to the Revolution... See More  

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Ends November 27, 2020 14:23

$345.00
185339

Runaway SLAVE Black Advertisements in Rare 1798 Philadelphia PA Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373300790352

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: GENERAL AURORA ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, May 22, 1798 * Rare 18th century American title * Slaves advertisements Front page has two runway slave advertisements. See images for details. News of the day with several other interesting ads. Four pages, untrimmed and very nice condition.

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$48.00
185338

Pre American Revolutionary War Boston 1764 Colonial Massachusetts Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373300790241

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE MASSACHUSETTS GAZETTE & BOSTON NEWS-LETTER, March 15, 1764  * Pre Revolutionary War America The front page has: "A PROCLAMATION" for postponing the General Court. Various news reports and ads inside. Four pages, a damaged issue as a lower portion of the back leaf is missing, and a small portion of the right margin of the front leaf. Various staining & foxing, edge tears, and some archival mends inside. But a great price for a Boston newspaper from 1764, the year before the hated Stamp Act.

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Ends November 27, 2020 14:22

$168.00
185337

Best JOHN F. KENNEDY JFK ASSASSINATION Rare Dallas TX Texas 1963 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373300790059

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DALLAS TIMES HERALD, Texas, November 22, 1963  * John F. Kennedy assassination * Best title to be had (1st report) Serious collectors always try to obtain historic newspapers from the city where the event happened. For JFK's assassination that would be a Dallas newspaper. Of the two newspapers which published in Dallas in 1963 only the TIMES HERALD reported the assassination on the same day it happened--November 22--and only in their 2nd and 3rd editions. The MORNING NEWS, being a morning newspaper, reported the assassination in its November 23 issue. Here is the issue of the TIMES HERALD of November 22 with the very large & dramatic banner headline reading: "PRESIDENT DEAD" with a subhead reading: "Connally Al... See More  

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$330.00
185336

JAMES MONROE United States Presidential Election WIN in 1817 American Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373300789892

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston,  Feb. 19, 1817  * President James Monroe * Presidential election win A page 2 report datelined "Washington, Feb. 13, 1817" reports: "According to the provisions of the Constitution, the votes given by the Electors...were yesterday counted...in the presence of the Senators and Representatives in Congress, and it was officially proclaimed by the President of the Senate; that JAMES MONROE is elected President of the United States; and that DANIEL D. TOMPKINS is elected Vice-President...". Four pages, slightly irregular at the spine margin, nice condition.

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$42.00
185335

JEFFERSON DAVIS Confederate President & Fugitive CAPTURE 1865 Military Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392993654670

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: ARMY NAVY JOURNAL, New York, May 20, 1865  * Capture of Jefferson Davis The front page has an article headed "The Military Situation" and beginning: "The pursuit & capture of Jeff. Davis, the surrender of Taylor, and the concentration of the National Armies around Washington, are...the three principal military events worthy of consideration...". Within is another article: "The Capture of Davis" begins: "The capture of the great Conspirator has followed very swiftly upon the fall of the Rebellion he was so prominent in inaugurating. Six short weeks before this wretched fugitive ruled with a rod of iron..." with more (see for portions) taking two-thirds of a page & detailing how he was caught in woman's clothes. Sixte... See More  

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$67.00
185334

JAMES BOWDOIN Funeral - George Read & William Patterson Elections 1790 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392993654430

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Nov. 13, 1790  * Patriots George Read & William Patterson Page 3 reports that George Read was unanimously re-elected Senator of Delaware. A second item says: "The Hon. William Patterson, Esq. Senator of the United States, from New Jersey is unanimously elected Governor of that State." Both of these men signed the Constitution of the United States. Another column has a final tribute of "affection and respect" paid to the remains of the "Hon. JAMES BOWDOIN, Esq.", which includes the procession order, plus a few other details. Four  pages, never-trimmed margins, excellent condition.

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$48.00
185333

Rare CONFEDERATE Raleigh NC North Carolina CIVIL WAR Nearing End 1864 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373300789239

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE DAILY PROGRESS, Raleigh, North Carolina, Nov. 23, 1864  * Rare Confederate title * Civil War nears the end Raleigh was one of the last major cities of the South to fall into the hands of Sherman, surrendering on April 13, 1865, just one day before Lincoln was assassinated. This rare Confederate title is from the latter months of the Civil War. The front page includes: "From Georgia" "Later from the North" has: "...reports that Beauregard was marching against the city with a large force from Corinth..."; "Congressional" and a short bit: "From Richmond" which notes: "It is reported there was a fight at Strawberry Plains today & three hundred negroes killed. No official news." There is a lengthy list of the: "North C... See More  

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$168.00
185332

FLAG SALUTE & Pledge of Allegiance Ruled Unconstitutional 1943 WWII Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373300789098

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: NEW YORK TIMES, June 15, 1943  * West Virginia Board of Education v. Barnette * United States Supreme Court decision * Pledge of Allegiance - flag salute unconstitutional * Johovah's Witnesses & public schools The front page has a one column heading: "SUPREME COURT ENDS COMPULSION OF FLAG SALUTE" with subheads. This historic ruling stated that reciting the Pledge of Allegiance was not mandatory in schools, driven by a challenge by the Jehovah's Witnesses. Complete in 42 pages, this is the "rag edition" printed on high quality newsprint meant for institutional holdings. In great condition.

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$55.00
185331

Rare TORY Pro British Revolutionary War Battle of the Kegs 1778 Phila. Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373300788978

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE PENNSYLVANIA LEDGER OR THE WEEKLY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Feb. 11, 1778  * Revolutionary War Tory original * Rare Pro British issue from America * The Battle of the Kegs * British Fleet in Philadelphia This was a Tory newspaper published in Philadelphia when the British occupied the city. It began in 1775 and ended when the British evacuated the city in May of 1778. Not surprisingly, the masthead features an engraving of the Royal coat-of-arms. The front page is entirely taken up with ads & notices, the very first being: "By Order of his Excellency the Commander in Chief" to all deserters from the American army: "...who wish to go to Europe are to give in their names & places of abode...in order that a passage... See More  

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$485.00
185330

ABRAHAM LINCOLN For President Notice & Petersburg Siege 1864 Civil War Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373300788868

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: MANUFACTURERS AND FARMERS JOURNAL, Providence, Rhode Island, Oct. 17, 1864 * Abraham Lincoln for president notice Despite the title of this newspaper, there is nice Civil War coverage with many one column headings. (see images for portion) The first column of page 2 has a notice supporting: "For President Of The United States ABRAHAM LINCOLN Of Illinois- For Vice President Of The United States ANDREW JOHNSON of Tennessee..."  (see) Complete in 4 pages, larger sized issue measuring 26 x 20 1//2 inches, a little irregular along the spine, nice condition.

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Ends November 27, 2020 14:19

$37.00
185328

WILEY POST Very 1st Solo AIRPLANE Flight Around the World 1933 Old NYC Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 392993651581

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE NEW YORK TIMES, July 23, 1933  * Aviator Wiley Post - airplane pilot * First person to fly solo around the world  * The landing in New York City (1st report) The front page has a 4 column headline: "POST ARRIVES SAFELY IN NEW YORK, CIRCLING WORLD IN 7 DAYS, 19 HOURS; MOLLISONS ARE FLYING THE ATLANTIC" with many subheads and related photo. More on this on pages 2 & 3 (see). This is the complete Sunday edition so rather thick. Light toning and minor wear at the margin, generally nice.

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Ends November 27, 2020 14:16

$58.00
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